The highlight of the last 3 weeks has been the Hay Meadow Weekend, we
had lovely weather and the singers and dancers could perform happily with no
rain or wind to cope with. We had stick makers, weavers, spinners and many
suppliers to tempt us...
For our Open Farm Sunday the sun shone and we had over 100 extra visitors to Berry's. Some highlights were Tim's Farm tours - here he is showing off the highland cattle.
The smiling Scouts from the 1st Wensleydale Scout Troop helped supervise...
At last the cattle have been put out to grass - it must be a lovely feeling for them after the barns. As if to celebrate the large pale south Devon cow had a lovely calf, we hope to have it on show for 1/2 term and Open Farm Sunday 5th June....
As all the young stock are growing fast - it always amazes me how quickly the piglets, calves, lambs and chicks eat solid food after they are born, within a few days all the young stock with try hay, nuts or grass.
The chickens that hatched at...
As I am writing Mango the mangolitza sow is giving birth (farrowing). I am trying not to look as peace and quiet are essential, but the last count was 3, can you see the little faces? watch this space!
Another celebration was a climb up to the...